Canoy Family History

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Canoy Name Meaning

Apparently of English origin, but unexplained. Filipino: unexplained.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Candy, Cahoy, Camby, Canon, Canby, Fancy, Sanor, Cahow, Lagoy, Carby

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Canoy Family Origin

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Canoy Family Occupations

What did your Canoy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Chair Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Canoy. A less common occupation for the Canoy family was Farming. The most common Canoy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Canoy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    30%
  • Chair Maker

    10%
  • Farming

    10%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Canoy ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Canoy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Canoy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Canoy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Canoy. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Canoy. For the veterans among your Canoy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Canoy Life Expectancy

What is the average Canoy lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Canoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Canoy in 1943 was 61, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canoy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Canoy ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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